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« on: August 02, 2011, 12:05:06 PM »

The Hamilton Chapter of the PKD Foundation of Canada will be hosting a panel discussion about dialysis!

WHEN: on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, 2-4pm

WHERE: in the Fellowship Hall of the First Unitarian Church of Hamilton, 170 Dundurn Street South, Hamilton, Ontario.

Open to the public, free of charge.
On-site parking is available and the venue is wheelchair accessible.


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« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2011, 12:25:58 PM »

Oh cool! I'll have to check it out! Thanks for the heads up!!      :2thumbsup;   :clap;   :yahoo;   :thumbup;

Diagnosed with Polycystic Kidney Disease at age 19.
Renal Failure at age 38 (2010) came about 2 hrs close to dying. Central line put in an emergency.
Began dialysis on Aug 15, 2010.
Creatine @ time of dialysis: 27. I almost died.
History of High Blood Pressure
I have Neuropathy and Plantar Fasciitis in My Feet
AV Fistula created in Nov. 2011, still buzzing well!
Transplanted in April, 2013. My husband and I participated in the Living Donor paired exchange program. I nicknamed my kidney "April"
Married 18 yrs,  Mom to 3 kids to twin daughters (One that has PKD)  and a high-functioning Autistic son
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« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2012, 05:22:00 PM »

You might also be interested in the upcoming support group meeting for PKD people and friends...


WHEN:    Saturday, March 10, from 2pm to 4pm

WHERE:    Classroom B (T2208)
      2nd Floor, Juravinsky Tower
      St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton       
      50 Charlton Ave. East

TOPIC:   "Dietary Retardation of the Progression of PKD"

SPEAKER:   Prof. Bruce Holub
      Professor Emeritus, Nutritional Science, University of Guelph

Professor Holub conducts ground-breaking research on omega-3 fatty acids from fish, fish oils, and plant sources and nutraceuticals for human health. He also is involved in collaborative epidemiological work with groups within North America (including medical centres and health agencies in Canada and the US) as well as international groups.

Call toll free: 1-877-410-1741

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